Agnition Helps Overcome Purple Leaf Syndrome

Kelly MarshallAgribusiness, Fertilizer, micronutrients, Soil

Corn growth has been slow and plant leaves are a purple tint in parts of the US.  The cause is cold soil conditions and the purple coloration in leaves is sugars produced by photosynthesis. Usually the sugars would be used for root development, but growth is reduced in the cold soil temperatures.  In these conditions The Microbial Catalyst® technology available in … Read More

Verdesian Life Sciences Acquires QC Corporation

Cindy ZimmermanFertilizer, micronutrients, Nutrient Management

Verdesian Life Sciences has announced the acquisition of QC Corporation, a leading producer and supplier of granular and dry micronutrients and ferrous sulfate products. “We are excited to welcome QC and its micronutrient platform, including its unique Nutripaction compaction granulation technology, to Verdesian,” said J.J. Grow, chief executive officer of Verdesian. “The Gordon family and the rest of QC’s employees … Read More